Emergency Services


 

Dependable Emergency Care for Northeast Philadelphia

The Strauss Emergency Pavilion at Redeemer offers 24/7 emergency care in Northeast Philadelphia, providing convenient treatment for serious and life-threatening injuries for patients of all ages. Our Emergency Department team is experienced and skilled in quickly diagnosing and treating a wide range of emergency conditions, including geriatric behavioral health emergencies, heart attack and stroke treatment. We’re also a leading emergency room providing treatment for senior adults in the region.

We strive to provide a comforting experience and promptly give patients the care they need. If you or a loved one needs emergency treatment in Lower Bucks, Montgomery or Philadelphia County, visit the ER at Redeemer.

When to Go to the Emergency Room

It’s not always easy to know when you should go to the ER. If you or someone you love is experiencing a medical emergency, call 911 or go to your nearest emergency department. Some common symptoms that require emergency care include:

  • Abdominal pain
  • Allergic reaction with trouble breathing, swelling or hives
  • Back pain
  • Broken bone
  • Coughing or throwing up blood
  • Deep wounds
  • Dizziness or weakness that does not go away
  • Fever over 100.4 Fahrenheit with headache and stiff neck
  • Heavy bleeding
  • High fever that does not get better with medicine
  • Passing out or fainting
  • Rashes
  • Seizures
  • Serious burns
  • Signs of heart or lung problems, including trouble breathing, chest pain, abnormal heart rhythms, and pain in the arm or jaw
  • Sudden confusion
  • Sudden inability to speak, see, walk or move
  • Suicidal thoughts
  • Suspected labor
  • Suspected miscarriage
  • Sudden, severe headache
  • Suddenly weak or drooping on one side of the body
  • Trauma and injuries, including burns, eye injuries, major cuts and head trauma

Emergency Services at Redeemer

Our emergency care team is adept at quickly evaluating and treating emergent medical needs. To provide our community with convenient and sometimes life-saving care, we offer the following emergency services in the northeast Philadelphia area:

  • Airway stabilization
  • Fracture, sprain and strain treatments
  • Emergency heart treatments and stabilization, including interventions such as stent placement and angioplasty for heart attacks
  • Emergency obstetric (OB) services, including delivery and Cesarean section
  • Laceration and wound repair, including stitches and staples

Mental health evaluation and treatment, including crisis intervention, involuntary mental health hold, medications and referrals

The ER at Redeemer is open around the clock to care for you and your family. Visit us when you or a loved one needs emergency treatment.

Holy Redeemer Hospital
Strauss Emergency Pavilion
1648 Huntingdon Pike
Meadowbrook, PA 19046
215-947-3000